Murder, mystery, and a whole lot of suspense. These are irresistible and there’s no reason for you to not watch them. But have you thought of adding comedy to it? Wouldn’t that be a whole lot of fun and even more irresistable?
If you are already excited, Netflix is coming up with Murderville. The American series is a murder mystery and also a comedy. The series is based on the BBC Three series, Murder in Successville and is directed by Iain K. Morris and Brennan Shroff.
Here you will know everything about the upcoming series.
Murderville Release Date
The upcoming series is all set to premiere on Thursday, February 3, 2022.
Will Arnett who will be seen playing Terry Seattle gave an official announcement about the upcoming series.
Solving crimes is hard, improv comedy is harder. You heard @arnettwill — prepare for SIX episodes with a new crime each time on Murderville — launching February 3rd! pic.twitter.com/skJwlmDQ0V
— Netflix Is A Joke (@NetflixIsAJoke) January 13, 2022
Where to watch Murderville?
The series will be streaming on Netflix all around the world.
How many episodes will Murderville have?
The upcoming series will comprise 6 episodes for the first season.
The series will star Will Arnett as Terry Seattle who is a strange detective who is given a task to team up with all the clueless celebrity guests to solve a new murder. You have also seen Arnett playing the role of Gob Bluth on Arrested Development and also giving his voice in the Netflix animated series Bojack Horseman and as Batman in The Lego Movie. He is also seen in a crime show where he was a suspect in a case, Law & Order: Special Victims, in 2002. You will also see Haneefah Wood as Chief Rhonda Jenkins-Seattle, Lilan Bowden as Amber Kang, and Phillip Smithey as Det, Darren “Daz” Phillips.
The crime show will work as the case of the week in each episode. The show will fling the celebrity guest to take out some clues and solve the mystery case. Every episode will be having a star guest and will be not given any script. Detective Terry and the star will improvise through the case.
The official synopsis given by Netflix is “Eccentric detective Terry Seattle teams up with clueless celebrity guest stars to investigate a series of murders in this improvisational crime comedy.”
The upcoming series is based on BBC Three sitcom Murder in Successville. The show aired between May 2015 and May 2017.
Netflix released its official trailer on January 24. In the trailer, you will see Arnett and the celebrities plunge deep into the case and the detective Arnett is trying his full to prove out some of the things related to the case.
You can watch the official trailer here.
So wrapping up, the series is all set to stream on Netflix soon.
If you are already wondering whether the series will be renewed for Season 2, you will have to wait for the reviews for Murderville, and it’s only then we can predict Murderville Season 2.